Cigna Clinical Program Senior Manager - Express Scripts in St. Louis, Missouri
This position will be primarily responsible for the analysis and interpretation of clinical rules, their impact on client rebate eligibility and timely updating of the FRS rebate system for appropriate invoicing to the manufacturers.
Main functions of the role include:
Oversee analytical team evaluating clinical rules; assuring assessment is timely and accurate. Assure clients are appropriately assigned and submission to FRP rebate system is in proper format for invoicing
Work cross-functionally with Pharma Contracting, Clinical Account Executives and Pharma Invoicing to assure appropriate interpretation of clinical rules and impacts onrebated drug products
Consolidate clinical rules with impacts to rebate drug products to a single list of assigned ids for upload and utilization within the FRS rebate system.
Develop and document appropriate policy and procedures for analysis and appropriate determination of client eligibility for rebate enhancement and exclusion options.
Continually update documents as processes change and review at a minimum on an annual basis
Work with externally adjudicated clients to assess custom formulary rules not housed within Express Scripts systems for determination of rebate eligibility. Work as a liaison in support of these clients to assist in appropriate benefit decisions to maximize rebate opportunities.
Evaluate all Express Scripts clients, both full service and externally adjudicated, on an annual basis to determine level of control designation: open, controlled, closed. Prepare appropriate documentation for loading to FRP rebate system. Evaluate new clients throughout the year for determination of level of control and assure appropriatelyrelayed to FRP system.
Lead, develop and coach direct reports to achieve goals through the setting of performance expectations, delegation, performance appraisal and feedback, and support of individual career development
Other duties as assigned
Scope of the role
Provide quantitative data reflecting the scope and impact of the job – such as budget managed, sales/revenues, profit, clients served, adjusted scripts, etc.
This position will be responsible for review and interpretation of over 120,000 current clinical rules impacting rebate eligible drugs. Review and interpret for rebate impact over 180 custom formularies for a large, strategic client. Continuously review changes, additions and deletions to client clinical rules impacting rebate eligible dugs estimated to be over 150,000 changes annually. Annual rebates impacted by this analysis is approximately $7-9 Billion
Qualifications & Experience
Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy; Doctor of Pharmacy and advanced degrees or pharmacy residency preferred
Current U.S. Pharmacist License
8 - 10 years of benefit analysis in PBM industry. CAE or CPM experience a major plus
Excellent PC skills including Microsoft Office with a high degree of proficiency in Access and Excel required. Familiarity with SQL would be considered a strong plus.
Must be able to work under pressure and perform continual follow up in a timely manner in order to meet tight deadlines.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills required; Must have proven leadership skills, team-orientation, and a strategic management style, strong commitment to client service and business division goals, and ability to develop/mentor people
This position is not eligible to be performed in Colorado.
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